The Rolling Stones began their career with a stage show consisting of classic blues standards. This Willie Dixon track was recorded at Regent Sound Studios in Denmark Street W1.
At that time their manager Andrew Loog Oldham persuaded them they would soon run out of classic blues tracks to cover as well as the need to pay publishing royalties. The ushered in the initial collaborations of Jagger and Richards as they began to write original lyrics and tunes. The first such song was 'As Tears Go By' for Marianne Faithful.